a talk and discussion
“When problems in the sense world bother you, the difficulty comes from your sense perception, not from the external objects you perceive. And when concepts bother you, that also does not come from outside but from your mind’s grasping at concepts. Therefore, instead of trying to stop problems emotionally by grasping at new material objects or ideas, check up silently to see what’s happening in your mind.”
Lama Thubten Yeshe
Join teacher Jon Landaw for this special presentation that is taking place during June’s LMB Kids Program.
All are welcome to attend this event. No prior experience with Buddhist teachings or practices necessary.
If you are bringing your children to our wonderful Kids Camp at 10:30, continue up to the Wish Fulfilling Temple at 10:45 am for this talk followed by discussion.
Link to kids program here: https://landofmedicinebuddha.org/events/lmb-kids-program-perception/
Jon Landaw, the author of Buddhism for Dummies, was born in New Jersey in 1944 and graduated from Dartmouth College in 1965. After spending three years in the Peace Corps in Iran, Jon worked as an English editor for the Translation Bureau of His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala, India from 1972 to 1977, producing numerous texts under the guidance of Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey. As a student of Lama Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche since 1973, Jon has edited numerous works for Wisdom Publications, including Wisdom Energy and Introduction to Tantra. He is also the author of Prince Siddhartha, a biography of Buddha for children, and Images of Enlightenment: Tibetan Art in Practice, published by Snow Lion in 1993. As an instructor of Buddhist meditation, he has taught in numerous Dharma centers throughout the United States, Mexico, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and elsewhere. He currently lives with his wife in Capitola, California.
|Date(s):||June 24 2018|
|Times:||10:45 am - 12:15 pm|
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|Number of sessions:||1|
|Location:||Wish Fulfilling Temple|
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